Officials: 3,300 signatures on utility tax petition in Muhlenberg Co.

MUHLENBERG CO., KY (WFIE) - The Muhlenberg County Clerk's Office tells us they have verified over 3,300 signatures on a petition against Utility Tax.

The Muhlenberg County School board voted to raise the tax 3% to help the district make up an $8-million budget shortfall.

The school board has 30 days to decide whether or not to hold a special election, or wait until November for the issue to be voted on.

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